CALIFORNIA THE LAND OF THE SUN

By: [CLARK, HENRY HIUNT (binding design); PALMER, SUTTON H. (illustrations)]; AUSTIN, MARY

Price: $400.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very good


M8vo (7¼ " x 9½"). pp. 178. A signed Art Nouveau pictorial binding design of an orange grove with a lake and mountains in the background by Henry Hunt Clark in gold, yellow, orange, blue, lavender and dark green on closely woven olive green cloth. Orange grove motif repeated on the spine with titles in gold. t.e.g.

Includes folding map and 31 tipped in color plates (frontis. missing), each with captioned tissue guard; t.e.g.

Descriptions of the great natural beauty in California, supplemented by illustrations after original watercolors by Palmer.

A very good + copy with light rubbing and wear to the spine (color and gold stamping still bright) and a missing frontis. All other plates are present. A scarce binding design.

Title: CALIFORNIA THE LAND OF THE SUN

Author Name: [CLARK, HENRY HIUNT (binding design); PALMER, SUTTON H. (illustrations)]; AUSTIN, MARY

Illustrator: Sutton Palmer; Henry Hunt Clark (cover design)

Categories: American Publisher's Bindings, 20th C., Art Nouveau, TRAVEL - CALIFORNIA,

Edition: First

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1914

Binding: cloth

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 1080

Keywords: publishers binding decorative cloth henry hunt clark a. and c. black art nouveau